Location: Grantham, Lincolnshire
Salary: Up to £31000 per annum + plus company benefits
Posted: 4 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

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Transport Assistant

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced transport professional to join an established and successful total waste management business who specialise in delivering, recycling, recovering, treatment, and disposal for all types of waste. The role will be for Transport Assistant at their site in Grantham.

As Transport Assistant you will provide a full range of administrative and first-line support to the Transport Drivers and Managers. You will support the Transport team to achieve collections and safe transportation to the desired location compliantly and most efficiently.

In the role you will take calls from customers requiring disposals and dealing with the customers in a professional manner whilst supporting the Drivers with day to day instructions and answering any queries in a polite and helpful manner.

You will support and assess new employees in the team by devoting time to ensure they are fully trained and competent to do their job and support with recruitment for new Drivers.

The successful candidate will analyse and report on driver compliance each day to the relevant Transport Manager, specifically for breaks, start and finish times. You will check the telemetry levels and report concerns and input data from the diesel sheets including mileage to monitor usage

The ideal candidate will have proven transport experience, likely to have been in a Transport Clerk, Transport Coordinator or Transport Assistant role in the past.

Salary on offer for this excellent opportunity is £31k and you will work 52 hours a week with 30 minutes per shift break. The working hours will be 6am to 5pm Monday and Friday and 6am to 4pm on a Tues, Wed and Thurs.

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